The cross-valley connector continues to reduce traffic and traffic accidents at the intersections of Bouquet Canyon Road and Soledad Canyon, the city of Santa Clarita reported today.
More than 60 percent of the exhibitor booths for this fall's SCV Community Expo have been sold. Exhibit space for this year's event has been expanded to two exhibit halls based on last year's demand for booth space.
What does breakfast look like at your house? A quick toaster pastry or fast food sandwich? Or, perhaps there's no breakfast at all.
Minneapolis (AP) - Police arrested five protesters outside the quarterly meeting of Major League baseball team owners in Minneapolis.
A 23-year-old Palmdale man was arrested Tuesday night after a short pursuit near the intersection of Soledad Canyon Road and Sand Canyon Road, authorities said.
State Sen. Tony Strickland talks about leadership. If he were a leader, he would take the minimum-wage paycheck he wants state employees to get until a budget passes.
The former Whittaker-Bermite property is a 996-acre contaminated site in the center of our city. The state Department of Toxic Substance Control (DTSC) held a public hearing on July 29 regarding the next major step in cleaning up this property. They were there to present their plan and to take questions prior to the draft remedial action plan (RAP) being approved. They had experts in their field present, and a court reporter recorded the meeting.
In Time magazine ("10 Questions for Charlie Crist," June 21), Florida Gov. Charlie Crist said he recently left his political party. He's running as an independent for a Senate seat. He explains why he left his party.
The political cartoon by Adam Zyglis on Aug. 8 was a real hoot. It shows a fence around a vacant lot with a sign reading "ground zero," with an angry American protestor next to it labeled "ground zero tolerance." Pretty interesting view.
Hanley Investment Group, a boutique retail-investment advisory firm, announced that Tesoro Village, a 74,415-square-foot Valencia shopping center located near the intersection of Copper Hill Drive and Avenida Rancho Tesoro, is being marketed for sale for $31.5 million.
The Valley Industrial Association (VIA) is holding its monthly business luncheon, Aug. 17 at 11:45 a.m. Keynote speaker, Carl Newton, city attorney for Santa Clarita, will offer a unique overview of the city of Santa Clarita based on his 23 years of service. Councilman Bob Kellar, a longtime resident of the Santa Clarita Valley and mayor in 2004 and 2008, will join Newton.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
The William S. Hart Union High School District is accepting applications from local residents interested in filling a vacant seat on the Measure SA Citizens Oversight Committee. The purpose of the committee is to review the use of funds spent from the $300-million school-construction bond passed by 2008 and issue reports on how the funds are spent.
About 40 Santa Clarita Valley youngsters rolled up their sleeves and felt the pinch of a needle Wednesday as part of a new local health clinic's back-to-school immunization fair.
BANGKOK (AP) - Dozens of people were wounded in Thailand's capital Friday when a grenade blast ripped through a crowd of marching anti-government demonstrators, an ominous development that raises tensions in the country's political crisis and the specter of more bloodshed to come.
Good morning Saugus. We had a rise in reported Part-1 crimes over the past week. There was an assault from the 27100 block of Garza Drive on January 8th. After being involved in an argument the victim's wife assaulted him. Deputies responded and arrested the wife without incident.
WASHINGTON (AP) - One in 13 children could see their lives shortened by smoking unless the nation takes more aggressive action to end the tobacco epidemic, the U.S. Surgeon General said Friday - even as, astonishingly, scientists added still more diseases to the long list of cigarettes' harms.
PARIS (AP) - President Francois Hollande has visited France's first lady for the first time since she was hospitalized late last week after a gossip magazine reported he was having an affair with an actress.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Seeking to calm a furor over U.S. surveillance, President Barack Obama on Friday called for ending the government's control of phone data from hundreds of millions of Americans and immediately ordered intelligence agencies to get a secretive court's permission before accessing the records.
GLENDORA (AP) - Firefighters were chasing early-morning flare-ups Friday in a damaging wildfire that was largely tamed but kept thousands of people from their homes in the foothill suburbs northeast of Los Angeles.
I am one of those folks who signed up for the Affordable Care Act. It was my first time on the open health care market, since I always had health care provided from employment, either mine or my spouse's.
Regarding The Signal's Jan. 6 front-page article, "Burglaries on the rise in SCV this past year," I would like to point out that all is not necessarily as it appears.
I honestly don't believe that Democrats and Republicans will ever sit down and compromise on anything. The simple act of governing for all of the people seems to be impossible.
Editor's note: We asked our newspaper, website and Facebook readers to tell us about their experiences in the Jan. 17, 1994, Northridge earthquake. Here's what they said.
Recently, the community of Santa Clarita has been buzzing over potential billboard removals and the possibility of sign ordinance changes. It began when the Metro Group, who owns the land on which the billboards in question reside, approached the city with a proposal to remove every billboard in the Metro (railroad) right-of-way, within the Soledad Canyon Road and Railroad Avenue corridors, in the center of the city. This amounts to the permanent removal of 118 billboards on 62 structures along the Metro right-of-way in exchange for a change to the current sign ordinance that would allow them to build three ...
The demand for public transportation continues to increase as Americans enjoy the freedoms provided by commuter buses and railways.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Just like the last two postseasons, Jonathan Quick had the St. Louis Blues' number all night.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - While many of his UCLA teammates struggled with their shooting touch, Norman Powell had little problem getting his shots to fall.
He was at a restaurant by himself for the first time since his wife of 43 years passed away when Lee Ballantyne, 65, of Barrie, Ontario, decided to do something that would make his wife proud.